YMCA Racquetball: Intense workout cultivates social community
YMCA Fergus Falls Racquetball Player

The Daily Journal of Fergus Falls, Minnesota published this article on February 5, 2015. ———- The Fergus Falls Area Family YMCA is not just a gym to many of its members. For Susan Schatz, her husband, David Nelson and many other racquetball players, the YMCA is a place for community and relationships. Schatz is recently retired from Lake Region Healthcare as a lab director. Before retirement and now, Schatz has been coming to the YMCA three to five times a week to play racquetball. She usually comes to the YMCA…

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New Features On Pro Racquetball Stats
Pro Racquetball Stats

Pro Racquetball Stats published this article on Facebook on February 5, 2018. Hello Pro Racquetball Stats fans! We have a bit of a “lull” in the Pro racquetball calendar for February, so I thought i’d take the opportunity to tell you about some of the new reports that we’ve added at www.proracquetballstats.com (which now has a new logo too!): – First off; we’ve built in the capability to allow direct URL linking by being able to pass parameters to the code. I’ll give direct links to each of the reports…

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Beltran wins Lou Bradley Memorial at PAC
International Racquetball Tour

The Sun Prairie Star published this article on their website on February 4, 2018. ———- For the second time in the last three years, Mexico’s Alvaro Beltran took the crown at the 20th Annual Lou Bradley Memorial Pro-Am at the Prairie Athletic Club (PAC) in Sun Prairie this weekend. The Pro draw was stacked with 24 players, including three of the world’s seven best according to current International Racquetball Tour rankings (IRT), and also featured two amazing up-and-coming players from Mexico as well as several state champions. Beltran had to…

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Saunders & Murray on Top of Podium at National Team Selection Event
Racquetball Canada

Originally published via Constant Contact by Racquetball Canada on February 4, 2018. ———-   Saunders & Murray on Top of Podium at National Team Selection Event Kitchener, ON, February 4, 2018 – Samuel Murray of Baie-Comeau and Jennifer Saunders of Winnipeg have finished on top of the podium at Racquetball Canada’s National Team Selection Event held this weekend in Kitchener, ON. Thirty-one of Canada’s top athletes competed in the tournament held at Kitchener YMCA from February 2 to 4. Samuel Murray defeated Tim Landeryou of Calgary in Sunday’s final in…

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Gearbox Sports Signs Agreement with International Racquetball Federation for Official Ball
Gearbox Racquetballs

February 2, 2018 – In a landmark announcement made by Gearbox Sports and the International Racquetball Federation (IRF), the Gearbox racquetball was named the “Official Racquetball” of the IRF. President of IRF Osvaldo Maggi stated, “We are extremely excited to have the Gearbox racquetball as our “Official Ball” as we move into a new era of promoting racquetball around the world. Our recent agreements with The Olympic Channel and Sports Online Productions demonstrate our commitment to making racquetball more entertaining to an online audience. We believe the Gearbox Racquetball will…

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2018 John LoMonaco Grant Applications Now Accepted By USA Racquetball
John LoMonaco Racquetball Grant

Applications for the 2018 John LoMonaco Grant are now being accepted through March 1, 2018. This year the National Singles Championship will be held at the ClubSport Pleasanton May 23-27. Covered expenses include: entry fee (2 divisions), meals, five nights’ lodging @ host hotel, coach airfare, and ground transportation. Apply today at: http://go.teamusa.org/2BHfG24

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Another Drill From A US Junior National Team Coach

David Bobby Horn released another in his series of off court drills. Quick clean footwork will help your game!! 💪🏻 Because it’s been too long since my last one. Quick clean footwork will help your game!! 💪🏻 Posted by David " Bobby" Horn on Friday, February 2, 2018 Reaching Your Dream Foundation USA Racquetball World Racquetball Tour

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Así quedó conformada la selección de raquet
Late Bolivia

The Bolivian National Team was announced via Late Deportes Bolivia on January 31, 2018. ———- La Federación de Ráquetbol en Bolivia, ha elegido a sus ocho seleccionados para representar al país en los Juegos Suramericanos de Cochabamba 2018. La lista de jugadores fueron elegidos en dos pasos, el primero fue un clasificatorio jugado en Sucre, donde se seleccionó a los preclasificados, y luego se realizó un campamento cerrado, donde se realizó un torneo interno y distintas pruebas físicas para determinar los clasificados. La Selección boliviana quedó conformada con la siguiente…

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Kansas Racquetball Association – January 2018 Newsletter
Kansas Racquetball Association

This was originally distributed as a Mailchimp email that also got posted to their Facebook group on January 31, 2018. ———- Next Tournament – February 16-18, 2018 The first tournament of 2018 in Kansas is coming up soon. It will be the 13th Annual Winter Classic to be held at The Athletic Club in Overland Park. The tournament will have players competing in all skill ranges including divisions for juniors. All tournament players will receive a FREE pair of Cotton Blended Sweatpants (Matches the GREAT Hoodie from last year’s tournament)….

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